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gnutls_memcmp - API function

#include <gnutls/gnutls.h>

int gnutls_memcmp(const void * s1, const void * s2, size_t n);

the first address to compare
the second address to compare
the size of memory to compare

This function will operate similarly to memcmp(), but will operate on time that depends only on the size of the string. That is will not return early if the strings don't match on the first byte.

non zero on difference and zero if the buffers are identical.


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